> Vivek and Gauri at the WISH2016 showcasing the PASS innovation in Doha, Qatar.
> Dr. Gauri Divan presented on ‘Recent advances in Parent Mediated Interventions in India’ at a workshop on Parent Empowerment in Autism: Improving Awareness, Ensuring Progress held by the Child Guidance Clinic, AIIMS Bhubaneswar in collaboration with Dept. of Social Security & Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Govt. of Odisha on the 8th of September.
> SHARE Project Symposium : SHARE Symposium was held at the SCARF ICONS VII in September 2016, moderated by Prof Vikram Patel, with presentations by anisha Lazarus, Dr Daisy Singla, Dr Jayashree Dasgupta and Dr Rahul Shidhaye.
> Mental Health Film Festival : was organised by Sangath on 25th September 2016 at ESG Complex Panjim in collaboration with Trimiti Trust , Pune and Psychaitric Society Goa, with the known actor and psychiatrist Dr. Mohan Agashe, Dr. Amit Dias and Abhijit Nadkarni.
> PASS Project News : PASS to participate in the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) at Doha, Qutar in Nov'16.
> Sangath organised a Community Awareness Walk in South Goa on the eve of Austim Awarenss Day on 2nd April 2016.
> Cancer Awareness day organized on 5th February 2016 by Sangath in collaboration with GMC.
Slogan for the event was "Raising awareness on World Cancer Day : We Can: I Can "
"Be aware of the early danger signs of cancer" was the message given to the people at a function organised at the Rural health and training center at Mandur to observe World Cancer Day. The event was jointly organised by Goa Medical College's Department of Preventive Medicine in association with Sangath.
Sangath is organizing a series of community health events in it's run up to the 20th anniversary celebrations to take place in November this year.
> The pulse polio programme held on 17th January 2016 in the Rural Health & Training Centre, Mandur (Working site of Sangath project), organised in collaboration with SANGATH.
> PRIME NEWS : Workshop in India a great success. Click to read more
> International Day of Human Rights, December 2015
December 10 is annually celebrated as International Human Rights Day by the United Nations across the globe. The Sangath celebrated this day for the first time in the state at the Panaji Municipal Garden (Jardim Garcia de Orta) with the Human Right Law Network(Goa Unit). Sangath performed a street play on the Rights of People with Mental Illness and exhibited publications at the event.
> International Day for People with Disabilities
Sangath organized an event on account of the International Day for people with Disabilities on December 4, 2015 at Govind Kare Auditorium, Gomant Vidya Niketan, Margao.
> Researcher Spotlight : Prof. Vikram Patel
> The Directorate of Health Services (Government of Madhya Pradesh) and the PRIME India team commemorated World Mental Health Day, October 10, 2015.
> On the occasion of World Mental Health Day on 10th October, a skit was performed by Premium Health Counsellors on KTC bus stand, Margao.
> World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, the workshop by the DIL team was conducted for medical staff at Mandur PHC as a part of the World Mental Health Week observance.
> Sangath held a blood donation drive for its staff on August 13, 2015.
> Guest Lectures by Experts in the Field of Mental Health ( Monday April 20'2015)
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> Workshop on Human Rights and Mental Illness (Friday 10 - Saturday 11 April 2015)
with focus on Convention on rights of persons with disabilities-CRPD
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> National Childhood Neurodevelopmental Disorders Workshop 2014
Dr. Gauri Divan presented a talk on Comprehensive rehabilitation services of children with neurobehavioural disorders on 1st December 2014 at the Childhood Neurodevelopmental Disorders Workshop organised by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India and AIIMS, New Delhi, leading up to World Disability Day.
The Indian Journal of Psychiatry published The Course And Outcome Of Alcohol-Use Disorders In Men In Goa: A Population-Based Follow-Up Study
Is Hypertension Associated With Job Strain? A Meta-analysis Of Observational Studies was published by the British Medical Journal
Taylor & Francis Group published Alcohol Use And Alcohol-Use Disorders Among Older Adults In India: A Literature Review
The Impact Of A Lay Counselor Led Collaborative Care Intervention For Common Mental Disorders In Public And Private Primary Care: A Qualitative Evaluation Nested In The MANAS Trial In Goa, India was published by Social Science & Medicine
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